Saudi Arabia has very publicly criticized US actions (or inaction) in the Middle East on Iran, Syria, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. What's raising the ire of the Saudi monarchy?Read More
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The Egyptian crackdown on the Gaza tunnels, which began in February 2013, is a symptom of growing anti-Palestinian and anti-Hamas sentiment in Egypt. Although the country has been moving away from Nasser’s vision of pan-Arab nationalism for decades, the distinctly negative portrayal of Palestinians is a new development.Read More
As the face of Egyptian leadership is rapidly changing in the recent whirlwind of the (alleged) military coup/revolution, photographers have well documented the faces of the Egyptian people.
Photo: Gigi IbrahimRead More